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Offline gmac

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WLP007 - how cold?
« on: April 25, 2012, 07:20:35 AM »
How cool can I push 007?  I have it ready and am looking for a clean character.


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Re: WLP007 - how cold?
« Reply #1 on: April 25, 2012, 08:57:20 AM »
I have taken that strain down just below 60* a couple times without noticable problems, but that was towards the end of the fermentation so it might have been done, it certainly flocs out well at low temps though.

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Re: WLP007 - how cold?
« Reply #2 on: April 25, 2012, 07:17:48 PM »
If I'm looking for a clean fermentation character, I'll pitch it at 62. That's as low as I've gone with it, but it's still pretty vigorous at that temp, so I wouldn't be afraid to push it a few degrees lower.
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